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by Scott Munn Published: March 3, 2014
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3 — According to a study by Repucom Marketing in Stamford, Conn., Daytona 500 champion Dale Earnhardt Jr. is the third-strongest product endorser among NASCAR drivers. No. 1 is Danica Patrick, and No. 2 is Jeff Gordon.

16 — Consecutive 20-win seasons for the Oklahoma City University women’s basketball program. The Stars, who are ranked No. 5 in the NAIA, reached the milestone with a 67-47 victory Thursday at Mid-America Christian.

34-1 — Career record inside Gallagher-Iba Arena for Oklahoma State wrestler Chris Perry. The senior, who is the defending NCAA champion at 174 pounds, won his final home match Sunday by fall.

35 — School-record runs scored by the Oklahoma softball team Friday in its 35-1 rout of Arkansas-Pine Bluff. The NCAA Division I single-game record is 48 runs scored by Canisius in a 1985 game against Roberts Wesleyan.

365 — Former or current Olympians who celebrate birthdays on Tuesday. Two familiar U.S. names are soccer player Landon Donovan, who turns 32, and former Oklahoma wrestler Sam Hazewinkel, who turns 31.

by Scott Munn
Sports Assistant Editor
Scott Munn joined The Oklahoman/Oklahoma City Times sports staffs in October 1982. He spent a year as a formcharter, three years on the desk and 16 as a reporter. Scott has spent the last nine years as an evening assistant sports editor. Scott's...
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